Megan Milks is the author of Kill Marguerite and Other Stories (Emergency Press, 2014) and the chapbook Twins (Birds of Lace, 2012). Her fiction has been published in three volumes of innovative writing as well as many journals, and she is currently editing The &NOW Awards: The Best Innovative Writing, 2011-2013.
Pretty and Suffering: The Heroine of Kate Zambreno’s “Green Girl”
Any discussion of Kate Zambreno’s Green Girl must begin with its protagonist, Ruth. Pretty and suffering, Ruth is a young American abroad in London trembling in the cold air of a world that is one big eyeball directed at her....